Ever heard of a bride surprising her groom with a wedding? I’m not talking about little surprises the day of, like details or gifts he’s unaware of… I’m talking about the groom has no idea it’s actually his wedding day! Well, that’s exactly what Brittany did for Ryan – she planned a surprise wedding. Don’t […]


April 5, 2018

Brittany & Ryan – Surprise Wedding


So, you made it. You purchased a DSLR and you’re going to be a photographer. It feels good, right? WRONG! It feels terrifying! I would know, I’ve been there before. It’s terrifying, but really exciting all at the same time! But, why so scary? Well that’s because usually when you first start out, you have […]


January 18, 2018

6 Uncommon Tips For New Photographers


Anyone else get some awesome goodies for Christmas? I was definitely a lucky girl and got spoiled by my family and the hubs! As I was putting away my gifts I figured I might as well share some of my favorites with you – kinda like a Christmas gift haul! So, without further ado, here […]

Lifestyle, Personal

January 11, 2018

Favorite Christmas Gifts of 2017


It’s about to be 2018! Like, what?! When on earth did that happen? 2017 just flew by, and what a year it was! From getting to shoot my first destination session to dancing my way through every mitzvah and wedding reception, this past year has been a blast! “2017 just flew by, and what a […]

Engagements, Families, Maternity, Portraits, Weddings

December 31, 2017

Best of Arizona Wedding & Portrait Photography 2017


You know when you meet certain people and their joy is infectious? When you just can’t help but be in a good mood or smile when you are around them. The Joanes family are those kind of people. To say I had fun during their session would be an understatement. Not only did they have […]

Families, Portraits

December 27, 2017

Joanes Family – Mesa, Arizona